On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1886

Historical Events

  • Carrollton Massacre (Mississippi) 20 African Americans killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Patricia of Connaught, British princess (d. 1974)
1886 Highlights

About March 17, 1886

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces